Cassell's Latin Dictionary

Cassell's Latin Dictionary

Latin-English, English-Latin

Book - 1977
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WILEY
Since its first appearance in 1854, this dictionary has remained constant in its appeal to scholars through its many revisions. This Latin dictionary is among the best of its kind, reliable, compact and adequate for the needs of all save the specialist. Simpson has produced a book typographically easy to consult, combining elegance with utility. This edition incorporates English idioms and Latin spelling, includes general classical information where appropriate, shows long and short vowels where not immediately apparent, indicates irregular plural forms, cites and quotes ancient classical authors, and suggests paraphrases to express modern English in classical Latin form.


Houghton
Since its first appearance in 1854 and through many revisions this dictionary has remained constant in its appeal to scholars.

?This new and revised Latin Dictionary is among the best of its kind, being reliable, compact and adequate for the needs of all save the specialist. He has produced what is in effect a new book, typographically easy to consult and combining elegance with utility.? -The Times Literary Supplement

This edition

  • Incorporates modern English idiom and current Latin spelling.
  • Includes general classical information where appropriate.
  • Shows long and short vowels where not immediately apparent.
  • Indicates irregular plural forms.
  • Cites and quotes ancient classical authors.
  • Suggests paraphrases to express modern English in classical Latin form.


Baker & Taylor
The dictionary incorporates modern English idiom and current Latin spelling and includes general classical information where appropriate

Publisher: London : Cassell ; New York : Macmillan, 1977, c1959
ISBN: 9780025225800
0025225804
Branch Call Number: R 473 CAS
Characteristics: xviii, 883 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Simpson, Donald Penistan

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